POSTED: Monday, April 22, 2013 - 12:56pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 7:40am
SAN BENITO, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — A 18 year-old mother is arrested by police after her 2 year-old son was found wondering in an alley.
On Sunday, April 21, a officer was called to S. Milam and E. Brooks Street in reference to a toddler walking around unsupervised.
A bystander pointed out the child, standing in the alley wearing only a white muscle shirt, and the officer then went door to door trying to locate the parent.
Contact was made with a parent, Alexis Marissa Mares, 18, on the 500 block of McCulloch. She was arrested and charged with abandoning or endangering a child with a bond set at $5,000.